Quiz Me! - People: World War II

Test your knowledge about people in the World War II era.

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This person once said, “You get more joy out of giving to others, and should put a good deal of thought into the happiness you are able to give.”

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This individual commanded the Third Army at the Battle of the Bulge. He ultimately ordered his forces to turn around to relieve American troops who had been surrounded by German forces.

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This United States President graduated from West Point and later achieved the highest ranking position in the American Army.

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President Franklin D. Roosevelt tried to keep the United States from entering World War II by implementing which of the following?

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After his troops were initially defeated fighting in the Pacific, who made the famous statement, “I shall return”?

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As the thirty-fourth President of the United States, Dwight D. Eisenhower established which of the following?

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George Marshall served the United States militarily and diplomatically. Which of the following is not an accomplishment of George Marshall?

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The accomplishments of the Tuskegee Airmen helped prompt President Harry S. Truman to

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After being a commander in World War II, Omar Bradley became the first Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He was promoted to the rank of five star General and later led the Veteran’s Administration. From where did Bradley receive his military training?

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Eleanor Roosevelt interacted with American citizens as she traveled throughout the country. This was an important way for her husband, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, to learn about current issues that needed to be addressed. Eleanor served in this manner rather than the President because

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